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Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry Official publication of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
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Year : 1996  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 13-6

Comparative study of oral health status of mentally sub-normal, physically handicapped, juvenile delinquents and normal children of Bombay.


Nair Hospital and Dental College, Bombay

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H A Vyas
Nair Hospital and Dental College, Bombay

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Prevalence study on dental caries and periodontal disease carried out in 94 mentally subnormal, 92 physically handicapped, 74 juvenile delinquents and 206 normal children (11-14-year-old) revealed high prevalence of periodontal disease in handicapped (95 to 100%) and low in normal children (54.37%). The point prevalence of dental caries was higher in normal children (84.9%, DMFS 6.19) followed by juvenile delinquents (75.67%, DMFS 4.3), physically handicapped (73.91%, DMFS 4.3) and mentally subnormal (64.9%, DMFS 4.48).






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